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Department of Ecology Sediment/Pollution Source Control Specialist (Environmental Engineer 2) in Lacey, Washington

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The salary listed above includes the 3% pay increase that goes into effect on July 1, 2024.

Keeping Washington Clean and Evergreen

The Toxics Cleanup Program{rel="nofollow"} (TCP) within the Department of Ecology (Ecology) is looking to fill a *Sediment/Pollution Source Control Specialist (Environmental Engineer 2) *position. This position is located in our *Headquarters *in Lacey, WA.{rel="nofollow"} Upon hire, you must live within a commutable distance from the duty station.   As the Sediment/Pollution Source Control Specialist, you will be responsible for performing environmental engineering duties related to sediment source control and preventing and minimizing recontamination of cleanup site sediments from contaminated surface or groundwater or other upland sources. You'll provide central technical support for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit writing, coordinating with other environmental programs, such as the Water Quality Program and the Industrial Section of the Solid Waste Management Program on source control, cleanup, and policy development. Additionally, with your knowledge of engineering theories and practices, you'll occasionally conduct site assessments, and field investigations to ensure protection and cleanup of contaminated sediment sites.

Agency Mission: *Ecology's mission is to protect, preserve and enhance the environment for current and future generations.  *  Program Mission: *The mission of the Toxics Cleanup Program (TCP) is to protect Washington's human health and the environment by preventing and cleaning up pollution and supporting sustainable communities and natural resources for the benefit of future and current generations. *Tele-work options for this position: *This position will be eligible for up to a 90% tele-work schedule. *Applicants with questions about position location options, tele-work, and flexible or compressed schedules are encouraged to reach out to the contact person listed below in "other information." Schedules are dependent upon position needs and are subject to change.


Application Timeline: This position will remain open until filled; we will review applications on June 21, 2024. In order to be considered, please submit an application on or before June 20, 2024. If your application isn't received by this date, it may not be considered. The agency reserves the right to make a Hire any time after the initial screening date. 

Ecology employees may be eligible for the following: Medical/Dental/Vision for employee & dependent(s){target="_blank" rel="noopener"},